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We Are Cherokee: Cherokee Freedmen and the Right to Citizenship

101 E. Archer 101 E. Archer St., Tulsa, OK, United States

We Are Cherokee: Cherokee Freedmen and the Right to Citizenship tells the story of the Cherokee Freedmen community, from chattel slavery’s beginnings in Cherokee Nation through emancipation, and their fight to be recognized as Cherokee Nation citizens. In partnership with the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities, this exhibition is on display in downtown Tulsa at […]

Free

“Burning Biographer: Living with D.H. Lawrence” with Frances Wilson

101 E. Archer 101 E. Archer St., Tulsa, OK, United States

Help us welcome frequent New York Review of Books contributor Frances Wilson to Tulsa. Wilson will talk about the art of biography, her new book Burning Man: The Trials of D.H. Lawrence, and the research she is doing on novelist Muriel Spark in McFarlin Library’s Special Collections. Frances Wilson is a critic, journalist, and the author of […]

Free

Deep Greenwood Community Read – The Origins of Racial Violence, in Tulsa and Beyond

All Souls Unitarian Church 2952 S. Peoria Ave., Tulsa, OK, United States

Note: This event takes place at All Souls Unitarian Church. The Tulsa Race Massacre didn't happen in a vacuum – it was seeded by the racial hatred within local government and media, as well as the white vigilantism condoned by law enforcement. This conversation will explore the politics of Tulsa before the race massacre, and […]

Free

Thinking About the Ancient Greeks and Romans

Chapman Hall 2830 East 5th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

The University of Tulsa Department of Political Science is welcoming Paul Rahe to campus. On Wednesday, he and Michael Mosher will be in conversation on the subject of Thinking About […]

Free

Defending Free Will Against Contemporary Skepticism

Chapman Hall 2830 East 5th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

TU students and faculty join the Honors Program for a lecture by Mario DeCaro, professor of Moral Philosophy at Università Rome Tre. Since the year 2000, he has also been […]

Free

History Club: Confucius Movie Night

Chapman Hall 2830 East 5th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

TU students join the History Club as we watch the Chinese film Confucius! Set in ancient China during a time known as the Spring and Autumn Period, one man tries […]

Free

Free cake & Coloring

Oliphant Hall 3015 East 7th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

TU students join the Russian club in getting into the halloween spirit! Free cake and coloring pages of spooky Russian folk lore characters will be available!

Free

Tarot and the Motion of Fate with T. Susan Chang

101 E. Archer 101 E. Archer St., Tulsa, OK, United States

Join us for a series of Halloween-themed events at the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities (OCH)! Colorfully illustrated and dense with lore, the 78 cards of the tarot attract our collective imagination both in times of turmoil and eras of reason. In this lecture and live demonstration, we will explore the evolution of the cards […]

Free

Haunted History of Halloween

Chapman Hall 2830 East 5th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

TU students join the History Club for a fun talk about the history of Halloween, with a bunch of free treats and free tarot card readings! Wear a costume and […]

Painting Poverty from El Greco to Goya

Chapman Hall 2830 East 5th Street, Tulsa, OK, United States

TU students join The History Club for a historical discussion with Dr. Rich Lizardo. Snacks will be provided!

HCAR Works-in-Progress Seminar: Cori Simon, Ph.D.

Helmerich Center for American Research 1400 N Gilcrease Museum Rd, Tulsa, OK, United States

The Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum cordially invites all interested faculty, staff, and students to join us for our November Works-in-Progress (WIP) Seminar, featuring Cori Simon, Ph.D., […]